David W Robb Jr.

1816–1894 (Age 78)
Indiana, United States

The Life of David W

When David W Robb Jr. was born in 1816, in Indiana, United States, his father, James Barr Robb Sr, was 43 and his mother, Elizabeth Hyneman, was 38. He married Delilah Decker on 6 April 1842, in Gibson, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in White River, White River Township, Gibson, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. He died in 1894, at the age of 78, and was buried in Patoka, White River Township, Gibson, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

David W Robb Jr.
1816–1894
Delilah Decker
1821–1863
Marriage: 6 April 1842
Clinton Robb
1837–1838
Luvina Robb
1840–1841
Susan B. Robb
1847–1938
Achilles Robb
1848–1849
Pernelia Robb
1849–
Cornelia Permelia Robb
1850–1914
Eliza Ellen Robb
1851–1931
Eudora Robb
1854–1855
David Riley Robb
1859–1939
Delilah Robb
1863–1899

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 April 1842
Gibson, Indiana, United States
children

(10)

    Clinton Robb

    Male1837–1838Male

    Luvina Robb

    Female1840–1841Female

    Susan B. Robb

    Female1847–1938Female

    Achilles Robb

    Male1848–1849Male

    Pernelia Robb

    Female1849–Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1773–1828Male

    Elizabeth Hyneman

    Female1778–1841Female

siblings

(10)

    Nancy Robb

    Female1799–1891Female

    Elizabeth Robb

    Female1801–1889Female

    Female1802–1855Female

    Eliza Jehu Robb

    Male1804–1855Male

    Edwin Robb

    Male1808–Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1816

Age 0

Indiana is the 19th state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1841 · Indiana Nears Bankruptcy

Age 25

The State of Indiana was near bankruptcy in 1841 due to the inability to repay interest incurred for the Massive Internal Improvement Act. The state liquidated much of its public works. Many of the projects were handed over to the state’s creditors as a way to reduce debt. Only two of the eight proposed infrastructure projects were completed by the creditors.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: from a short form of the personal name Robert .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • David Robb, "United States Census, 1870"
  • David Robb, "United States Census, 1880"
  • David Robb in entry for William O Spore and Unknown, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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